A novel noir?: The Smoke That Thunders

A novel noir?:  An experiment which may never be completed… As they say…all references to people living or dead or imagined are just that… purely imaginary….

An unremitting diet of law makes ‘Jack’ a dull boy… so, with industrial amounts of time at night to waste, I thought I would try my hand at a different style of writing. Who knows how it will turn out?  Who knows what will happen next?  I make it up as I go along…

Publishing in instalments – such a ‘Dickensian’ thing to do – I am taking advantage of the blog format to permit a bit of mixed media and links to things which interest me.  I am also able to faff about with an audio version with added sound effects.

I’ve no idea how frequently I’ll publish ‘instalments’… but here is the Prologue to set the scene…

5 thoughts on “A novel noir?: The Smoke That Thunders

  1. Cool… as the young people say.

    Go for it! Except … ‘…all references to people living or dead or imagined are just that… purely imaginary….’

    I prefer the opening lines to Gerard Jones’s ‘Ginny Good’

    “I’ve used everone’s real names. They can sue me if they want. In fact I hope they do. I could use the excitement’.

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